Critic Consensus: Menashe offers an intriguing look at a culture whose unfamiliarity to many viewers will be rendered irrelevant by the story's universally affecting themes and thoughtful approach.
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It's a film that just keeps getting stronger as it goes, unfolding almost imperceptibly and becoming deeper with each scene.
Whatever pickle he gets himself in, we can't help but root for Menashe.
Menashe is a deeply felt and absorbing Yiddish-language drama about New York Hasidic Jews.
"Menashe" is a little slice of life, delivered with a knowing sense of truth.
The curious are welcome, but this one fits snugly in the category of "You Don't Have to Be Jewish, But..."
Weinstein normally directs documentaries, and "Menashe" has a fly-on-the-wall feel at times, particularly in the warmly believable interplay between father and son. The movie was filmed in Borough Park, N.Y., which adds to the atmosphere.
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